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Financial Health Barometer 2016

How much do you need to retire comfortably?

Research from the RaboDirect Financial Health Barometer (FHB) states that only 8.7 per cent [1] of Aussies feel strongly confident about their finances nowadays.
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How to maximise your 2015-16 tax return

The financial year has flown by and now it’s time to prepare for your 2015-16 income tax return. So how can you maximise your return to make sure that you are getting something back from every dollar you have spent and invested during the financial year?
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Take the reins and get your savings working harder for you

We looked at superannuation, thoughts on financial advice, and confidence, finding that the more informed Aussies were about their financial situation, the happier, more confident and more likely they are to save.
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The financially informed are happier and healthier

A five-year review of RaboDirect’s Financial Health Barometer reveals decreasing consumer confidence around superannuation and financial advice but an increase in long-term planning
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7 Essential tax tips for SMSF trustees

Now that the proposed budget changes to superannuation have had time to sink in and with the end of the financial year fast approaching, SMSF trustees need to turn their attention to their funds leading up to 30 June. To ensure your money works its hardest for you, here are some strategies to consider.
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Making cents of Australians' savings 

A five-year review, our white paper is packed full of insights and tips to help you make the most of every dollar saved.

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A healthier and wealthier you in 2016

As the new year fast approaches, it’s time to kick bad habits and get yourself on track to achieving your New Years' resolutions.

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Financial Health Barometer: Sporty Australian's are the best savers

When trying to improve our financial behaviours, we often consider strategies or approaches that relate purely to money. In reality, how we spend or save money can be greatly affected by our emotional wellbeing. So how do sport and savings habits relate?

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Who are the savings superstars Boomers or Gen Y?

It seems that Boomer and Gen Yers are the two generations that are constantly compared to one another. But which generation are savings superstars, and what can you do to turn your savings around to defy your generational average?
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